André Derain / Pantagruel by François Rabelais (Paris: Albert Skira, 1943). / 1943André Derain
Pantagruel by François Rabelais (Paris: Albert Skira, 1943).

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Creator Name: Derain, André
Creator Nationality: European; French
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1880 - 1954
Creator Birth Place: Chartres
Creator Name-CRT: André Derain
Title: Pantagruel by François Rabelais (Paris: Albert Skira, 1943).
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Creation Start Date: 1943
Creation End Date: 1943
Creation Date: 1943
Creation Place: France
Object Type: Books
Classification Term: book
Materials and Techniques: Book with 223+ illustrations total: 1 drawing with color, 128 color woodcuts, various color woodcut letters and chapter devices on Arches wove paper; a suite of 92 pages of color woodcuts on Lafuma Navarre Madagascar paper duplicating the illustrations in the text; book and suite bound together in tan/brown morocco leather and green calf leather colored inlays, geometrically patterned with gold highlights within the patterning, lettering in calf leather onlay on spine with gold outlining, endpages of green and brown suede, gilt edges on 3 sides, binders stampin gold on front endpage: "CREUZVAULT"; chemise is half bound in brown morocco leather and wood veneer, lined with beige morocco leather, lettering on spine in gold; slip case is wood veneer with brown leather trim, lined with suede
Dimensions: Object: 350 x 290 x 65 mm (13 3/4 x 11 7/16 x 2 9/16 in.)
AMICA Contributor: Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Owner Location: San Francisco, California, USA
ID Number: 1998.40.33.1-223
Credit Line: Gift of the Reva and David Logan Foundation
Copyright: ? Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
AMICA Library Year: 2003
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco}

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